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House defers show cause order vs 3 CA justices in Ilocos detention case

Jul 04, 2017 - 9:53 PM

This comes after House Sergeant at Arms Roland Detabali filed a motion for the 3 justices of the CA Special 4th Division to inhibit from the case

ON HOLD. Representative Johnny Pimentel and House Sergeant-atArms Roland Detabali briefs media on the possible detention rooms of Ilocos Governor Imee Marcos and the 3 CA justices on July 3, 2017. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Who's who: Candidates vying to replace SC justice Jose Mendoza

Jul 03, 2017 - 9:50 AM

The Judicial and Bar Council considers 13 candidates for the post to be vacated by retiring SC justice Jose Mendoza

Ilocos Norte execs want CA to declare House detention a form of 'torture'

Jun 26, 2017 - 4:45 PM

The provincial officials lawyer Estelito Mendoza urges the Court of Appeals to grant their petition for a writ of habeas corpus

DETAINED OFFICIALS. From left to right: Evangeline Tabulog, Josephine Calajate, Encarnacion Gaor, Genedine Jambaro, Eden Battulayan, and Pedro Agcaoili during a House hearing on June 20, when they still refused to properly testify before lawmakers. File photo by Jasmin Dulay/Rappler

CA showed ‘ignorance of law’ in Ilocos execs detention case – Alvarez

Jun 22, 2017 - 10:39 AM

Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez advises Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno and CA Presiding Justice Andres Reyes to ‘discipline’ their justices

LEGISLATURE VS JUDICIARY? Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez believes the CA has no jurisdiction over Congress' authority to cite people in contempt. File photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

House panel issues show cause order to 3 CA justices over detention case

Jun 20, 2017 - 7:46 PM

The committee on good government asks appellate court justices to explain their order for the provisional release of the Ilocos Norte officials detained by the House

LEGISLATIVE VS JUDICIARY? The panel chaired by Representative Johnny Pimentel agrees to issue a show cause order against 3 CA justices. Photo by Jasmin Dulay/Rappler

JBC interviews: SC applicants' stance on current issues

Jun 20, 2017 - 8:30 AM

The nominees are vying to be President Rodrigo Duterte s 3rd appointee to the Supreme Court

SC CANDIDATES. The JBC starts interviews on Monday, June 18, for candidates vying for the post of SC justice Bienvenido Reyes, who will retire on July 6.

'Emotional' Speaker Alvarez 'must know the limits of his power' – CA justice

Jun 20, 2017 - 8:00 AM

The Speaker threatens to have CA justices disbarred over the case of detained Ilocos Norte officials Justice Stephen Cruz says Let justice be done though the heavens fall

CO-EQUAL BRANCHES. Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez won't take orders from the Court of Appeals. Rappler file photo

HIGHLIGHTS: JBC interviews candidates for SC associate justices

Jun 19, 2017 - 2:08 PM

The SC vacancy is for Justice Bienvenido Reyes who will retire on July 6 After Reyes Justice Jose Mendoza will retire on August 13

Who's who: Candidates vying to replace SC justice Bienvenido Reyes

Jun 19, 2017 - 8:27 AM

The JBC starts interviews on Monday June 19 for candidates vying for the post of Supreme Court Justice Bienvenido Reyes who will retire on July 6

JBC starts interviews for next Duterte appointee to Supreme Court

Jun 16, 2017 - 8:53 PM

President Rodrigo Duterte will appoint two SC justices in the next few months

Supreme Court of teh Philippines in Padre Faura, Manila

FAST FACTS: Know candidates vying for SC justice post (Part 2)

Jan 09, 2016 - 12:00 PM

Here s a quick profile of the last 8 candidates vying to replace Supreme Court Associate Justice Martin Villarama Jr who will retire on January 16

CA summons Trillanes over bribery allegations vs 2 justices

Aug 04, 2015 - 9:59 PM

The senator has alleged that CA justices Jose Reyes Jr and Francisco Acosta received P50M from Mayor Binay to issue resolutions in favor of the Makati mayor

SUMMONED. Senator Antonio Trillanes IV will have to explain before the Court of Appeals his bribery allegations against two magistrates. File photo by Mark Cristino/Rappler  Mark Cristino

Palace: Tan, Jardeleza 'qualified' for SC post

Mar 21, 2014 - 6:15 PM

Presidential Spokesperson Edwin Lacierda however says President Aquino will keep his distance from the SC nomination process until he gets the JBC shortlist